Recycling and Waste

Rochford’s Recycling In The Guardian

  The Guardian  did a feature last Monday about recycling, looking at four councils with good recycling levels and seeing how they did it. One of them was Rochford: Rochford district council With England’s highest recycling rates Rochford’s head of environmental services, Richard Evans, ascribes its scheme’s success to simplicity. The biggest bin outside homes is for recycling – 240l…
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Recycling Banks?

  Town Councillor Bruce Smart would like some feedback from residents regarding something that is coming up at a Rayleigh Town Council meeting next Monday. The District Council is asking the Town Council about the feasibility having new recycling banks at the following locations:   John Fisher Community Hall, Little Wheatley Chase Pope John Paul II Hall, London Road Rayleigh…
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Recycling Consultation From The County Council

  The latest consultation from Essex County Council is on recycling centres- you can find it here. Review of Essex County Council’s Recycling Centre Service Essex County Council currently spends about £7m per year providing 21 Recycling Centres across the county for residents to dispose of their waste. Although some of these sites are modern, purpose built facilities many of…
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Latest Weather News From The District Council

Waste Collections: Waste collections have now returned to normal with the exception of Monday (21 Jan) and Tuesdays (22 Jan) compostables collections which will be collected next week on your normal collection day. Sports Pitches: Council officers have been out this morning (Friday Jan 25) inspecting pitches that are used for sport by local clubs over the weekends. Having inspected…
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